Joe Loss Lecturer in Jewish Music

Joe Loss Lecturer in Jewish Music
Vacancy Number
Russell Square
Post Class
Teaching and Research
Department / Centre
Department of Music
Contract Type
Closing date for applications
30 December 2013
School of Arts (Department of Music)
£32,558 – £46,741 p.a Inclusive of London Allowance

Applications are invited for a Lectureship in Jewish Music based within the Department of Music, Faculty of Arts and Humanities. The Department of Music is the leading centre in Europe for teaching and research in the music of Asia and Africa. Your principal responsibilities will be to lecture on Jewish music to BA and Master’s students, contribute to interregional, interdisciplinary or thematic teaching and research in Music, supervise research students, engage in research and publication, and contribute to the administration of programmes of study in Music. Ability to teach the musics of the Middle East and/or popular musics may be an advantage. You will have a relevant PhD and appropriate publications. The post commences on September 1st 2014.

You can obtain further information about SOAS and the Department of Music from the Head of Department, Rachel Harris (, and from the Department’s web site:

To apply for this vacancy or download a job description/further information, please visit CV’s will only be accepted when accompanied by an application form. No agencies.

Interviews are provisionally scheduled for week commencing: 10 February 2014

SOAS values diversity and aims to be an equal opportunities employer.
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